Treatment of primary hyperhidrosis with oral anticholinergic medications: a systematic review

@article{Cruddas2017TreatmentOP,
  title={Treatment of primary hyperhidrosis with oral anticholinergic medications: a systematic review},
  author={Lucinda Cruddas and D. Baker},
  journal={Journal of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology},
  year={2017},
  volume={31}
}
  • L. Cruddas, D. Baker
  • Published 1 June 2017
  • Medicine, Psychology
  • Journal of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology
Primary hyperhidrosis is a condition characterized by excessive sweating. Patients are treated off‐license with oral anticholinergic medications and report adverse events associated with systemic anticholinergic interactions. This review assesses clinical evidence of efficacy, impact on quality of life and adverse events associated with oral anticholinergic therapy for primary hyperhidrosis. PRISMA guidelines were implemented to complete a systematic review (PROSPERO:CRD42016036326). MEDLINE… 

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